Prospect High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
18900 Prospect Rd.
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone
(408) 626-3408
District
CAMPBELL UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1549

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Prospect High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
58%
44%
68%
57%
47%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 413 26.7%
Grade 10 422 27.2%
Grade 11 369 23.8%
Grade 12 345 22.3%
Total 1549 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.2% 38.5% 24.0%
Black 3.6% 2.7% 5.5%
Hispanic 39.2% 35.9% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 28.9% 21.9% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.9% 25.8% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.7% 21.5% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 4.3% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 229,394 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,611.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.4% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,239 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 53.8% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 40.8% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.8% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.8% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.3% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.6% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,142 $65,314,000 41.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,214 $9,740,000 6.1%
Staff $426 $3,419,000 2.1%
General Administration $92 $736,000 0.5%
School Administration $881 $7,070,000 4.4%
Operation $1,122 $9,002,000 5.7%
Transportation $340 $2,724,000 1.7%
Other $877 $7,037,000 4.4%
Total Support $4,952 $39,728,000 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,742 $54,088,000 34.0%
Total Expenditures $19,837 $159,130,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%